Monthly Archives: March 2015

Story Writing Exercises 580: Tuesday 31st March

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

580 clock 915122Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: charge, hard, work, somebody, remains
  2. Random: the team’s on a high
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: The Unluckiest Man

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Story Writing Exercises 579: Monday 30th March

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

579 father daughter 876971Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: desire, charge, call, picked, personal
  2. Random: redecorating the spare room
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: Your character is about to enter an unfamiliar building

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Story Writing Exercises 578: Friday 27th March

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

578 doors 927109Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: succeed, bend, encriminate, there, rules
  2. Random: without something familiar
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. One-word prompt: passion

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Story Writing Exercises 577: Thursday 26th March

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

577 dollars 914634Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: couple, family, every, get, day
  2. Random: a euphoric moment
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Mixed bag: policeman (character 1), dog (ch.2), dog (object), police station (location), unsympathetic (trait), the dog appears (dilemma)

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Story Writing Exercises 576: Wednesday 25th March

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

576 cat ladder 867799Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: water, treatment, personal, drawn, emotion
  2. Random: write about yourself
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Sentence start: Getting so close…

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Story Writing Exercises 575: Tuesday 24th March

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

575 boy 876971Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: united, plans, pipe, reservoir, route
  2. Random: a glass of orange juice
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Tuesday Title: 2022

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Story Writing Exercises 574: Monday 23rd March

Here are your four story exercises for today. Time yourself for 15 minutes for each one, then either have a break or move on to the next one. When you’ve finished, do pop over to this blog’s Facebook Group and let everyone know how you got on.

574 canoe_01 924811Below are the four – you can do them in any order.

  1. Keywords: may, billing, point, south, shy
  2. Random: a wet day
  3. Picture: what does this inspire?
  4. Monologue Monday: Your character is watering the garden

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